2013 Spain €10 "200 Anniversary of the Holey Dollar & Dump"




200 years Holey Dollar and the Dump

10€ Ag 925 Ø 40.0 27,00g 7.500 PROOF


Issuance of common mint Australia last four pictures show Australian coins.



(C) Katalog Monet Euro

Views: 364

Add a Comment

You need to be a member of euroHOBBY to add comments!

Join euroHOBBY

Comment by euroHOBBY on December 27, 2012 at 12:21

Holey dollar is the name given to coins used in the early history of two British settlements: Prince Edward Island and New South Wales. The middle was punched out of Spanish dollars, creating two parts: a small coin, known as a "dump" in Australia, and a "holey dollar".

From 1497, the Spanish government started to mint a large silver coin that, through wide circulation, became known as the Spanish dollar. It was also known as the peso of eight reales, or Piece of eight.



Find us on Facebook

© 2020   Created by Creator.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service